The Siberian Scientific Medical Journal
№ 5 / 2012 / 69-74

Dynamics of comorbide internal deaseses prevalence at workers in Mirny of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia)

Author Affiliations


The examination of workers of the industrial enterprises of Mirny (Sakha-Yakutia) has been carried out with the purpose of studying the dynamics of prevalence of chronic non-communicable diseases (CNCD) and their combinations in accordance with the protocol of the European regional Bureau WHO/CINDI program (Countrywide Integrated Noncommunicable Diseases Intervention program). 2814 people have been surveyed in total. The population sampling in 1991 consisted of 790 people; in 2000 – 1012 people; in 2007 – 417 people. The International Statistical Classification of Diseases of 10 revisions (ICD-10) has been used for the analysis of prevalence of chronic non-communicable diseases dynamics and their combinations. The prevalence of isolated forms of chronic non-communicable diseases among the workers of Mirny (Sakha-Yakutia) reduced during the period from 1991 to 2007, but the combinations of chronic non-communicable diseases increased during the same period. The most common diseases in combination are: endocrine system and metabolic derangements; cardiovascular system; digestive system; musculoskeletal system and a connective tissue.

Key words

the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Prevalence of somatic diseases, comorbide pathology
About Authors (Correspondence):

Nikolaev Yu.A. – doctor of medical sciences, deputy director on clinical and scientific work, head of the laboratory for somatic disease pathogenesis, senior researcher

Shkurupiy V.A. – doctor of medical sciences, professor, academician of RAMS, director

Mitrofanov I.M. – doctor of medical sciences, leading researcher of the laboratory for somatic disease pathogenesis

Polyakov V.Ya. – candidate of medical sciences, senior researcher of the labarotory for somatic disease pathogenesis, e-mail:

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Received: 11/02/2015